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Overview and History of the International Comparison Program

In 2018, the International Comparison Program (ICP) celebrated the 50th anniversary of its inception in 1968. Since then, the program has evolved into one of the largest statistical partnerships in the world with the participation of nearly 200 countries, 20 global, regional, and sub-regional agencies, and renowned experts. To commemorate the ICP's Golden Jubilee, this video outlines the program, its history and evolution, and its importance in measuring and comparing progress in socio-economic development within and across countries.